In the past twenty five years, Maine has gone from a place where it was impossible to find a latte, to a hot spot for high-end sustainably-sourced coffee. What is the local and global impact of the coffee industry here and what are the challenges of running a coffee shop in a world of Starbucks?
Guests: Mary Allen Lindemann, Founder, Coffee by Design, Portland
Bill Kitchen, Director of Development and Coffee Culturist for Bold Coast Coffee in East Machias
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BANGOR DAILY NEWS
By Johanna S. Billings, BDN Staff
Posted Nov. 30, 2015, at 6:37 a.m.
Last modified Nov. 30, 2015, at 9:51 a.m.
EAST MACHIAS, Maine — In a two-car garage along Route 1 in East Machias, a car shares space with a large coffee bean roaster.
One bay of the garage is the headquarters for Bold Coast Coffee, a 1-year-old company owned by Troy Quimby, Jake Berry and Kathy Harmon.
In addition to the roaster, the garage bay is filled with other machinery, such as a bean grinder and equipment for packaging....
Bold Coast Coffee is proud to be The Official Coffee of Bike Maine 2016. Our commemorative Bike Maine 2016 Cyclist Blend is now available to order.